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Posted: Friday, November 02, 2007

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Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; LEGO robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Implementation of Ecosystems Management in U.S. Waters Off Alaska" by Dave Witherell and Diana Evans, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Photovoice Exhibition, 4:30-7 p.m., KTOO studio. Featuring the photography of Juneau youth from 10 to 18 years old, exploring what's great about Juneau and what could stand to be changed to make Juneau a better place. Details: Cristina, 586-6623.

Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School art show, 5-8 p.m., Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School, 1208 Glacier Ave., across from Blockbuster downtown. Details: Miah, 523-1800.

Juneau Shambhala Center open house, 6 p.m., Emporium Mall, second floor. Event includes refreshments, Tibetan Buddhist Thangkas and a short talk on meditation practice. Details: Roman, 586-1994.

Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

"Bra-Dazzler" auction and wine tasting, 7 p.m., Friends of Alaska State Museum Gallery, 124 Seward St. Tickets available at the gallery or by calling. Details: Nicki, 957-0381.

Cribbage, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

First Friday Literary, 7 p.m., downtown library. Nora and Richard Dauenhauer, Ernestine Hayes and Andrew Hope III will share their readings. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

"The Soul Cages" with storyteller Brett Dillingham and bassist Adrian Minne, 7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Sponsored by the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m., call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Saturday, Nov. 3

Auke Bay Co-op Preschool garage and bake sale, 8 a.m.-noon, Chapel by the Lake, Smith Hall. Details: Kristie, 790-3592.

Keep the Pace walking club, 8:45 a.m. every Saturday, Nugget Mall entrance closest to JoAnn's. Pedometers, water and snacks are available for club members. Free membership. Details: Christy, 364-4457 or christy.wallace@searhc.org.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For dads and their babies up to 3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Adult court rentals, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at various Community Schools gyms. $20 per court per hour. Details: 523-1774.

Holiday bazaar, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. Ninth St. Featuring crafts, baked goods, gifts from around the world, attic treasures and lunch of homemade soups, breads and pies served 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 586-9562 or 586-3132.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Spanish play group for 2- to 6-year-olds, 10-11 a.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

Annual ski sale fundraiser, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Juneau Ski Patrol and Juneau Ski Club. Details: Sean, 789-1224.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

"Tiling Floors and Walls" clinic, 11 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

Spanish Club for 2- to 6-year-olds, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

Mendenhall Flying Lions Club annual barbecue and auction, noon, G.W. Teal. Auction is at 6 p.m. Funds will go to the Juneau chapter of the American Diabetes Association. Featuring smoked pork ribs, potato salad and beans. $10 donation. Details: Neil, 789-9179.

World of film series and potluck: Texas, 7 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267 or jonas@juneau.lib.ak.us.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower-floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Ballroom dance, 7-10 p.m., Centeniall Hall. With instructors Dan and Lorinda Kassner teaching rhumba and DJ music suitable for ballroom or Latin dances. $5. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: Eric, 209-8367.

Sunday, Nov. 4

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Children's Writers Group, noon-2 p.m., downtown library large conference room. Sponsored by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Details: Dordie, (907) 736-2311 or dordiecarter@yahoo.com.

Release of barred owl, Theo, 4 p.m., Brotherhood Bridge parking lot. Weather permitting. Details: Pat, 364-3389.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Adult open gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Details: 523-1774.

Monday, Nov. 5

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; LEGO robotics 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.



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